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Join us Thursday, September 28th from 5:30 to 7:30pm for our Annual Member Meeting and Members' Art Exhibition Opening Reception 2017. As we head into another amazing year we'll be voting in new members to our Board of Directors, giving you updates on all the exciting things happening here at the Center, and celebrating the work of our artist members.
 
The evening will include live music from FBGM on the stairs, a "People's Choice" award to be determined that evening (so come early to participate!) and the award announcement of our "Best in Show" cash prize selected by our guest jurors:
 

Martin Holbrook, Director of Operations - 3S Artspace, Portsmouth, NH -- www.3sarts.org
3S Artspace is a 501C3 nonprofit alternative arts organization that combines the only midsize, flexible performance space of its kind in the Portsmouth, NH area including a large, non-commercial gallery, and an affordable and approachable restaurant serving as a local hub, ideal as a gathering place for patrons and locals alike. 3S is dedicated to presenting and supporting bold, emerging art and entertainment and cultivating an informal space for the exchange of ideas and creativity.

 

Beth Plakidas, Arts Program Coordinator - Crossings Gallery, Harvard Ed Portal, Allston, MA -- edportal.harvard.edu

The Harvard Ed Portal is a collaborative partnership between Harvard, the Allston-Brighton community, and the City of Boston. The Ed Portal is the Allston-Brighton community’s front door to Harvard’s educational, arts, wellness, and workforce and economic development programs. The Crossings Gallery is a street-level art gallery at the intersection of Western Ave. and North Harvard St. in Allston, which exhibits work from Harvard and Allston-Brighton artists. The gallery has a dual mission of artistic and educational excellence and works to create an immersive and thought-provoking space for learning and collaboration. Additional programming allows visitors to learn from artists and engage with issues raised by the work on display.

 

Karen Conway, Exhibitions Director - Jamestown Arts Center, Jamestown, RI -- jamestownartcenter.org

The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility whose mission is to engage, enrich and inspire local and surrounding communities through extraordinary arts and educational experiences. JAC provides space for education, exhibition, rehearsal, performance, and interdisciplinary art camps, as well as opportunities including employment, mentoring, outreach, internships, and patronage.